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Author Knobloch, Edgar.

Title Monuments of Central Asia : a guide to the archaeology, art and architecture of Turkestan / Edgar Knobloch
Published London ; New York : I. B. Tauris : in the United States and Canada distributed by St. Martin's Press, 2001


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Description ix, 246 pages, 80 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, plans ; 21 cm
Contents Pt. I. The Countries -- I. Land and People -- II. Outline of History -- III. Civilisation -- IV. Architecture and Architectural Decoration -- V. The Sources -- Pt. II. Central Asia -- VI. Khorezm -- VII. The Zarafshan Valley -- VIII. Turkmenistan -- IX. The Amu Darya Valley and Southern Tajikistan -- X. The Syr Darya and Ferghana Valleys -- XI. Kazakhstan and Kirghizstan -- Pt. III. Xinjiang or Eastern Turkestan -- XII. History -- XIII. Urumchi, Turfan and Kucha -- XIV. Tun-huang to Kashgar -- Pt. IV. Afghanistan -- XV. History -- XVI. The Centre and the East -- XVII. The West -- XVIII. The North -- XIX. The South -- Appendix. Aftermath of Destruction
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-238) and index
Subject Islamic architecture -- Asia, Central -- Guidebooks.
Architecture -- Asia, Central -- Guidebooks.
Art, Central Asian -- Guidebooks.
Asia, Central -- Description and travel.
Asia, Central -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks.
Genre/Form Guidebooks.
LC no. 2001270570
ISBN 1860645909 paperback